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Nunchaku bunkai from Milos Stanic on Vimeo.

Nunchaku bunkai

Nunchaku temashiwari Milos from Milos Stanic on Vimeo.

Nunchaku breaking demo

Timbei vs bo from Milos Stanic on Vimeo.

Tinbei vs bo

Tonfa from Milos Stanic on Vimeo.

Tonfa vs kon

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Weapons (kobudo)

 

The Bo - Japanese CharactersBo (kon)

Sensei Mead demonstrates the EikuThere are 4 kinds of Bo or Kon used in the system, San Shaku or Jo Bo, Roku Shaku, Kyu Shaku and Eiku or Suna Kake no Kon. The Bo is the main stay of Ryukyu Kobujutsu attributing 22 kata to the syllabus and its usage and posture is almost the same as the sword. Read more…